By Subcription: Writing by Albert Goldbarth, J. Malcolm Garcia, Deborah Bogen, Jendi Reiter, Mark Osteen and other writers and artists. 


Dave Smith discusses elegiac poetry and reads from The Wick of Memory: New & Selected Poems 1970-2000, and from his essay book, Hunting Men.


The anthology explores how the Middle East has captured the imaginations of a significant group of Native American poets.


Winners, finalists, and judges for the 2016 New Letters Literary Awards: Click arrow below for details.  

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Kansas City Literary Events

Mary O'Connell

Lawrence, Kan.
Tuesday, May 30, 2017

Grant, Graves & Molineux

Lawrence, Kan.
Thursday, June 1, 2017

Shawver, Whitehead & Willie

Kansas City, Mo.
Friday, June 9, 2017


Kevin Rabas (left) named Kansas Poet Laureate . . .

Robert Stewart’s book of poems Plumbers reissued in 2017 revised paperback.

Reissued from BkMk Press: Plumbers by Robert Stewart.


Dave Smith Collection

Special Pricing: This collection includes New Letters (Vol. 80, No. 1), two CDs with New Letters on the Air programs from 19811988, and part one and two of a 2014 interview, all featuring the work of Dave Smith. Downloads of these programs have also been reduced in our audio archives.